Prelude and Fugue in G-sharp minor, BWV 887 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)




MP3 file (audio)
Lumineux (2017/3/11)

Performer Pages Peter Bradley-Fulgoni (piano)
Publisher Info. Peter Bradley-Fulgoni
Misc. Notes Recorded December 2016 in St. Paul's Hall, Huddersfield University
Peter Hill (sound engineer)
Javascript is required for this feature.


Javascript not enabled.

Sheet Music


PDF scanned by Unknown
Feldmahler (2006/11/25)

Editor Franz Kroll (1820–1877)
Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 14 (pp.166-71)
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1866. Plate B.W. XIV.
Javascript is required for this feature.

PDF scanned by US-R
Pianoman121 (2019/4/25)

Editor Albert Schweitzer (1875-1965)
Publisher. Info. Klassiker der Tonkunst, Bd.1
Wien: Universal Edition, 1912. Plate U.E. 3920.
Misc. Notes This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project.
Javascript is required for this feature.

PDF scanned by Unknown
Harryr (2021/2/14)

PDF scanned by Unknown
Harryr (2021/2/14)

Editor Alfred Dürr (1918-2011)
Publisher. Info. Neue Bach-Ausgabe, Serie V, Band 6.2  (pp.112/260-119/267)
Kassel: Bärenreiter Verlag, 1995. Plate BA 5086.
This “urtext” or “scholarly” (scientific) edition was published at least 25 years ago in Germany and thus is public domain in its country of origin. Such editions are also public domain in Canada because they fail to meet the minimum ‘threshold of originality’ to qualify for copyright as an ‘adaptation’. It may not be public domain elsewhere, however. More information about this can be found here.
Please obey the copyright laws of your country. IMSLP does not assume any sort of legal responsibility or liability for the consequences of downloading files that are not in the public domain in your country.
Misc. Notes A4 pages, 600 dpi scan with stamp added showing the printed source as well as a digital table of contents built by the uploader.
Javascript is required for this feature.

PDF typeset by editor
Skryabushka (2017/10/19)

ZIP typeset by editor
Skryabushka (2017/10/19)

Editor Kyle Rother (b. 1988)
Publisher. Info. Kyle Rother, 2017.
Javascript is required for this feature.

Free Recordings

Javascript is required to submit files.

General Information

Work Title Prelude and Fugue in G-sharp minor
Alternative. Title
Name Translations Präludium und Fuge gis-Moll BWV 887; Prélude et fugue en sol dièse mineur (BWV 887)
Authorities WorldCat; Wikipedia; VIAF: 317087319; GND: 1076376150; BNF: 139934313
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 887
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 550
Key G-sharp minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2 movements
  1. Praeludium
  2. Fuga
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1740 ca. in Das wohltemperierte Klavier II (No.18)
First Publication. 1801 or before
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation keyboard
Primary Sources Bach Digital (source list)
External Links Wikipedia article (WTC)

Navigation etc.

Keyboard Works by Johann Sebastian Bach
French Overture, BWV 831
Italian Concerto, BWV 971